Bass, yellow (Morone mississippiensis)

Jordan and Eigenmann, 1887; MORONIDAE FAMILY; also called barfish, brassy bass, stripe, striped bass (erroneously), streaker
The yellow bass can be found in quiet pools and backwaters of large streams, lakes, and reservoirs from Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Michigan south to Louisiana, eastern Texas, and the lower Coosa and Mobile Bay drainages. It is relatively confined to the central Mississippi Valley area and has not been extensively transplanted, though it has been introduced to some degree into other areas of the states within its native range as well as Arizona.
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1.16 kg (2 lb 9 oz)
Duck River, Waverly, Tennessee, USA

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